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Project and Process Coordinator

Norton Motorcycles is an iconic, British motorcycle brand delivering exquisite riding experiences. For over 120 years, Norton Motorcycles has been celebrated worldwide for its unique place in motorcycle history. We are based in our new state-of-the-art facilities in Solihull, West Midlands, where we work in a tight-knit but ever-expanding team. Now under new ownership, Norton Motorcycles is proud to sit with the TVS Motor family.
Entering a new era, we are scaling globally and successful recruits will have the opportunity to be a part of that growth. The Norton company culture is built on respect, trust, and responsibility. We trust our employees to be fully capable of executing their role/s exceptionally and professionally, whilst valuing personal development, teaching and learning.

The Role

Based within the Product Line Management Department, the role holder will liaise closely with the Design/ Engineering/ Quality/ Manufacturing/ Purchase departments where necessary. The job requires a wide range of technical and practical skill sets to support day-to-day operations for the PLM’s, which goes hand-in-hand with the introduction of new project planning software and processes to allow strong planning for current and future models for Norton. The successful candidate will form good working relationships with the PLMs and become a valuable member of the PL team.

Duties/Responsibilities

• Coordinating the activities of the Product Line Management department for the purpose of achieving the goal of given projects.
• Provides the administrative guidance and support on project execution.
• Maintaining up to date information from various departments where required and making sure their deadlines are achieved.
• Supporting PLMs to ensure projects are monitored, maintained and completed on time and to the correct specification
• Support the line manager and team in an efficient fast paced environment
• Excellent organisational skills and the ability to work well under pressure
• Effectively communicate with all levels of the business from shop floor to Director level
• Ability to supervise, motivate, develop and inspire others
• Communicate effectively with UK and overseas suppliers when necessary.

Responsibilities

• Support all relevant tasks whilst working alongside multiple PLM projects.
• Responsible for the flow of information from the Senior PLM to the team.
• Creating and editing slide preparation for management cadence meetings.
• Liaise with Engineering Technical Leads monitoring and resolution of issues
• Analysing data and producing chase lists/progress reports etc.
• Budget creation and monitoring alongside the line manager (Product Line Manager)
• Timing plan creation and monitoring where required for the relevant PLM
• Ensure that the Norton Product Creation System is fit for purpose – support the NPCS manager in developing and tuning processes whilst ensuring all PLMs follow.
• Good working knowledge of all Microsoft office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, ETC)
• Support the relevant PLM in their day to day duties, to plan, commence, execute, supervise, and roundup their assigned projects
• Be able to raise Design Change Notice (DCN) Purchase Requisitions(PR)
• Sufficient in using electronic systems such as SAGE, Design Quality Register, SAP, ETC
• Facilitate meetings, take and publish minutes– follow up all minuted actions with the owners to ensure completion on time

Personal Specification

• Automotive/Project Management experience preferred
• Supporting a team in an engineering environment in delivery of their day to day duties
• Experience working in a manufacturing / automotive manufacturing environment
• Previous time served apprentice, or graduate in Project Management or related technical area/subject.
• Good Working knowledge of MS office software and Project Software
• Prince2 or equivalent

Benefits of working for Norton:

We offer desirable benefits for all employees of Norton, including;
• 25 days holiday (+ Bank Holidays)
• A generous pension scheme
• Life insurance
• WeCare Employee Assistance Programme
• On-site free parking
• Twice Yearly Event (Summer and Winter)
• Flexible working can be on offer for selected roles
• Competitive salary package

For any applications, please include the following information in an email to our HR Department: recruitment@nortonmotorcycles.com

-Full Name

-Subject

-The role you are applying for

-Covering Letter

-Attach CV and Portfolio (if applicable)

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